Important questions of General Awareness for SSC CHSL 2016

Q1.Which of the following statement is true?
(a) A Primary key is also a candidate key
(b) Each relation has at least one foreign key
(c) Foreign keys can’t have null values
(d) A Primary key is also an alternate key

Q2.”Tsunami” is the name given to which of the following?
(a) Earthquake
(b) Cyclone
(c) Tidal Waves
(d) Undersea Waves

Q3.The first Indian citizen to get commercial Pilot’s Licence was-
(a) Vijaypat Singhania
(b) J.R.D.Tata
(c) Captain Gopinath
(d) Vijay Mallya

Q4.According to the Indian Constitution, who has the power to declare emergency ?
(a) Prime Minister
(b) President
(c) Chief Justice
(d) Parliament

Q5.Particulates (< 1 μm size) remaining suspended in air indefinitely and transported by wind currents are called-
(a) Mists
(b) Fumes 
(c) Aerosols
(d) Smoke

Q6.The least preferred technique in the disposal of Municipal Solid Waste is :
(a) Incineration
(b) Composting
(c) Land filling
(d) Bricketting

Q7.Arrange the following cities in an order from North to South
(a) Bhubaneshwar
(b) Chennai
(c) Hyderabad
(d) Cochin
(a) 1 3 2 4
(b) 1 2 3 4
(c) 1 2 4 3
(d) 1 3 4 2

Q8.British achieved political power in India after which of the following ?
(a) Battle of Plassey
(b) Battle of Panipat
(c) Battle of Buxar
(d) Battle of Wandiwash

Q9.The number of permanent members of the U.N. Security Council is-
(a) 5
(b) 15
(c) 10
(d) 25

Q10.”World Economic Outlook” report is published by which of the following ?
(a) IMF
(b) World Bank
(c) RBI

Q11.Intensive cultivation refers to-
(a) production with intensive use of labour
(b) production with intensive use of fertilizer
(c) raising production by intensive use of existing land
(d) raising production by large scale use of imported inputs

Q12.Upon winning Wimbledon Women’s Tennis Tournament 2016, Serena Williams equalled record 22 Grand Slam wins of-
(a) Martina Navratilova
(b) Steffi Graf
(c) Martina Hingis
(d) Maria Sharapova

Q13.Amir Khusro was a-
(a) poet
(b) play writer
(c) painter
(d) architect

Q14.The members of the All India Services serve the-
(a) Central Government only
(b) State Government only
(c) Union Territories only
(d) both the Union and State Governments

Q15.The term of office of the Vice-President of India is-
(a) 4 years
(b) 5 years
(c) 2 years
(d) 6 years





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